From The Tribune workers experiences
PINSON — A Pinson mother-daughter duo gained the $10,000 prize on Sunday’s airing of America’s Funniest Movies.
The profitable video was from a Fb Reside from Erika Coggins Cole-Davlin, who sells jewellery on-line. Within the video titled “Fly on Follicles,” a bug drops into Erika’s head and he or she yells for her mom Tina to return get the bug she named Fred. Tina jumps into motion and swats the fly, killing it on Ericka’s head.
After exhibiting the video, AFV host Alfonso Ribeiro requested Tina why she didn’t fastidiously flick the bug off Erika’s head.
“She didn’t say shoo it, she said get it, so I got it,” Tina mentioned.
Upon studying of the large win, Erika informed the present host her devoted prospects continued watching as she bought jewellery that day.
“My sales were kind of high that day, I think they felt sorry for me,” mentioned Erika.
Erika went again to Fb stay to thank her followers and provides somewhat little bit of her testimony. Because the mom of Cody ‘Big Country’ Cole, who handed away in a automobile crash in 2016, Erika mentioned she has confronted many trials and skilled many darkish occasions. She mentioned Moms Towards Drunk Driving (MADD) and her jewellery enterprise has helped her discover a goal and assist others.
She created #FredisDead and is promoting T-shirts to lift cash for an area household in want this Christmas.
“It means a lot to me to be able to give back in my community,” Erika mentioned. “I am a big giver.”
Shirts are $20, plus $5 in the event that they should be shipped. Message The Home of Slinging Bling on Fb for extra data.
Erika and Tina will now go on for an opportunity to win $100,000 on America’s Funniest Movies. You may view the profitable video under.